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Shimonoseki Former British Consulate Reviews
There are several traditional western-style buildings in Shimonoseki. This building is one of them, and was constructed in 1906. The Union Jack is hoisted during daytime. On the second floor, we... more »
Thanks to its strategic location and its importance as an international port, Shimonoseki once was very important. That’s why British consulate was installed in this city. Unfortunately it was closed.... more »
I was drawn here due to the fact I'm British and lived a mere two hours away - it presented quite the novelty after living in Japan for a while. There isn't much to the building itself, with the bottom floor almost empty (although if I recall there is a little bit of info on the history of the place). The top floor acts as a tea room/restaurant offering "British food." I only ate there once, choosing the fish & chips and it was actually pretty good.
A nice European spot in the Japanese landscape. Pamphlets and the multimedia explanation was in English. Next time I would like to try the cafe on the second floor.
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